Get a peek into some of the city’s most impressive homes during today’s 2012 Houston Modern Home Tour. The peeking party includes tours of eight contemporary and mid-century residences around the city built and designed by well-known Houston-based architects including François de Menil, Tom Rusnak and Ronnie Self. One sure-to-impress home is 4300 Lampton Circle in Bellaire, a sleek, contemporary design by StudioMET Architects. The three-bedroom residence has an open floor plan, with a long wall of floor-to-ceiling windows illuminating the spacious living/dining/kitchen area. The master bath is also filled with light, with rectangular windows floating over a deep soaking tub and an oversize walk-in shower. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For information and locations where the tour starts, call 512-535-1801 or visit www.houston.modernhometours.com. $25 to $30.
Sat., March 3, 2012